Founded in 1946, the Celtics are one of basketball’s founding franchises. It is the most successful in NBA history, with 17 championships, which accounts for 23.9 percent of all NBA championships since the league started.
They have a world-famous rivalry with the Lakers and have met them a record 12 times in the NBA Finals (including their most recent appearances in 2008 and 2010).
During their remarkable history, the Celtics have only truly struggled in one period, the 1990s.
Matthew Wellington and Mike Miller discuss Anthony Davis’ game-winner, Dwight Howard’s mind games, Boston’s Game 3 adjustments, All NBA Team snubs alongside your questions, (K)nicks Silly Nonsense and Discourse on Discord.
We might not see anybody fill Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s shoes on the court, but Jaylen Brown is trying to live up to his hero’s off-court qualities – Josh Coyne recalls his first experience meeting the Celtics forward in a Harvard lecture theatre
On this day in 2007, the Boston Celtics renewed their relevance as a force in the NBA by trading for Kevin Garnett. Sean Guest looks back on the franchise-changing moment.
What teams stand to gain the most from these unprecedented times? Tom Hall, Thomas Lamming and Justin Quinn give their thoughts…
In the modern history of basketball, one man has been there for almost every big moment in Britain, and Huw Hopkins met the great Mansoor Ahmed
Josh Coyne joins forces with Mike Miller and Nick Whitfield to deepdive Spike Lee’s basketball classic ‘He Got Game’, starring Denzel Washington, Ray Allen and Milla Jovovich.
Everybody is missing the NBA, but some of the Double Clutch staff share some of the reasons they want the league back sooner rather than later
For the first time this season, Huw Hopkins has seen no movement in the Top 5 MVP Race, but the beef that its leader finds himself in makes this edition all the more intriguing
With the distractions of the All-Star break out of the way, Huw Hopkins looks at who is making a second half push in the MVP race